Max Rady College of Medicine

Term: Regional Basic Visit

Printer friendly

Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2007-09-26


A service rendered to a patient who consults the physician for a condition - usually relatively minor. The assessment of the patient's condition is problem-focused and little or no physical examination is included. Generally, less than 10 minutes of the physician's time is required.

Related terms 


  • Katz A, De Coster C, Bogdanovic B, Soodeen R, Chateau D. Using Administrative Data to Develop Indicators of Quality in Family Practice. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2004. [Report] [Summary] (View)

Contact us

Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine,
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Room 408-727 McDermot Ave.
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5 Canada